Things to Do

Things to do in Indy for NYE

If you need some events to take part in on New Years Eve! We have you covered. From Countdown to Noon at the Children’s Museum to the Masquerade Ball, we have something for everyone! Check out our list below of parties & family friendly events happening around Indy for New Years Eve!

New Year’s Eve Parties

NYE at The Vogue (40th Anniversary)
The Vogue Theatre
6259 N. College Ave. Indianapolis, IN
December 31st / 9pm-3am / Ages 21+
$20 General Admission , $100 Open Bar – VIP Balcony
This New Years Eve bash will feature pyrotechnics and a laser show, plus the largest cash balloon drop in Vogue history!

New Year’s White Party Brazilian Style
Casablanca Lounge & Bar
9775 E. 116th St. Fishers, IN
December 31st / 10pm / Ages 21+
$75 per person
Includes DJ Brazilian Music, appetizers and drinks (beer, wine and Caipirinhas) and a Midnight Champagne toast.

The Fountain Square NYE 2018 Silent Party
1110 Shelby St. Indianapolis, IN
December 31st / 9pm / Ages 21+
$30 per person
You’ll find three parties with nine DJs, all for one price!

Bud Light New Year’s Eve Masquerade Ball
Union Station
123 W. Louisiana St. Indianapolis, IN
December 31st / 9pm / Ages 21+
$35+ per person
The 11th annual New Year’s Eve Masquerade Ball at Union Station includes three parties under one roof!

Rathskeller’s New Year’s Eve Party
The Atheneum
401 E. Michigan St. Indianapolis, IN
December 31st / 8pm – 1am / Ages 21+
$50+ per person
Music from Zanna Doo, Hors D’oeuvre buffet, party favors, plus a champagne toast at midnight.


Family Friendly

Downtown Indy Inc.’s New Year’s Eve
Georgia Street, Downtown Indy
December 31st / 9pm
Check out the night full of exciting entertainment, plus fireworks and an Indy-centric version of the “ball drop” take place as a suspended Indy Car will descend to mark the beginning of 2018.

Family New Year’s Eve
Indiana State Museum
650 West Washington St. Indianapolis, IN
December 31st / 6 – 9pm
$9 for members; $15 for non-members
This family-friendly celebration includes face painting, stilt walkers, clowns and music. A balloon drop at 8pm allows the little ones to celebrate the New Year in style!

Countdown to Noon
Children’s Museum of Indianapolis
3000 N. Meridian St. Indianapolis, IN
December 31st / 10am – 3pm
Entry is included with museum admission
Perfect for the little ones, this even includes music from Zac Morgan, festive favors, and a countdown to noon!

2018 Family New Year’s Eve Event
Dave & Buster’s
8350 Castleton Corner Dr. Indianapolis, IN
December 31st / 5 – 8pm
Prices vary
Bring the whole family to enjoy food & fun, plus a video ball drop to ring in the New Year!

Unique events

New Year’s Eve Yoga Party
Invoke Studio
970 Fort Wayne Ave. Suite C, Indianapolis, IN
December 31st / 10:30pm
$20 per person
One hour of Vinyasa Yoga, followed by a champagne toast at midnight!

Minnesota Timberwolves vs. Indiana Pacers
Bankers Life Fieldhouse
One Bankers Life Ct., 125 S. Pennsylvania St., Indianapolis, IN
December 31st / 5pm
Prices vary
Come cheer on the Pacers as they take on the Minnesota Timberwolves on New Year’s Eve!

NYE Beef & Boards – Greater Tuna
Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre
9301 Michigan Rd., Indianapolis, IN
December 31st / 8pm
$86 per person
Beef & Boards Dinner Theatre presents a special performance of Greater Tuna, complete with party favors and more!

Pat McAfee presents a Ridiculous NYE
Old National Centre
502 N. New Jersey St. Indianapolis, IN
December 31st / 8:30pm
$80 to $130 per person
Watch as Pat McAfee performs stand-up comedy in the Murat Theatre. Next the party moves upstairs to the Egyptian Room to ring in 2018.